A question on swords...

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Postby Ugly Dougly » Wed Jan 06, 2010 10:45 am

Great! My Mind Opener is legal on BLM!

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Postby ygmir » Sun Jan 31, 2010 11:15 pm

for, used if you did this, license or no, the for selling with your crever website link, might you be already there?

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Postby Ugly Dougly » Mon Feb 01, 2010 12:46 pm

The answer, Grasshopper, is no.
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Re: A question on swords...

Postby D-Wolf » Thu Feb 04, 2010 8:24 am

[quote="Sage"]So if I come to this years burn I really want to go in my full samurai garb that I have. Of course I would love to include my whole accompaniment of katana and wakasashi with this but then I think about the legal issues here. Like I know for a fact that guns are outlawed and that is perfectly understandable. Now I have seen tons of photos of the burns past and I have seen a few pics with guys walking with what appear to be swords belted on but I don't know if they were real or "peace tied" or whatever.


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Postby ygmir » Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:24 pm

.45 ACP
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Postby TomServo » Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:46 pm

ygmir wrote:.45 ACP


Is your name pronounced He-mur? And if so, how was that boat ride with Thor?

Just got a crash course in Norse gods.....
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Postby Wolfe » Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:48 pm

edzz wrote:What is the best sword in fighting? I really want to know because I have a fight in the next few months. Is it okay to use a SPAM in a fight?


Edzz, the best sword is the one you trained to use . . .

Hopefully this is practice sparring or boffer combat with the proper protective gear? Live steel isn't to be taken lightly.

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Postby TomServo » Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:52 pm

Wolfe wrote:
edzz wrote:What is the best sword in fighting? I really want to know because I have a fight in the next few months. Is it okay to use a SPAM in a fight?


Edzz, the best sword is the one you trained to use . . .

Hopefully this is practice sparring or boffer combat with the proper protective gear? Live steel isn't to be taken lightly.

--Wolfe


In my opinion, if your good at swinging, and returning a swing: the Claymore, or the German Flamberge.

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Postby dragonfly Jafe » Fri Feb 12, 2010 6:02 am

edzz wrote:What is the best sword in fighting?


a light-saber, obviously!
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Postby teardropper » Fri Feb 12, 2010 7:03 am

...but I wanna' know about bull whips. It doesn't say anything about bull whips. Can a carry and crack a bull whip?
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Postby ygmir » Fri Feb 12, 2010 8:39 am

TomServo wrote:
ygmir wrote:.45 ACP


Is your name pronounced He-mur? And if so, how was that boat ride with Thor?

Just got a crash course in Norse gods.....


a crash course?.........Hopefully, not a "shot in the dark"......(sorry, I couldn't resist)

Nope, not He-mur........

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Re: Late To The Party

Postby justfred » Fri Feb 12, 2010 11:10 am

oneeyeddick wrote:That's real nice of him to say that, yet the Black Rock Rangers are REQUIRED to carry a knife with them at all times ?


Nope.

Identifying Hat and shirt.
Laminate.
Kilt. (or pants, or skirt, or mumu, or something covering yer bits for modesty's sake).
Radio, or partner with radio.
Pencil and paper.
Water, strongly suggested.

As far as I recall, other equipment is optional.
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Postby Ugly Dougly » Fri Feb 12, 2010 11:24 am

edzz wrote:What is the best sword in fighting? I really want to know because I have a fight in the next few months. Is it okay to use SPAM in a fight?


edzz, are you selling swords on eplaya?
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He was, and I had to EDIT three direct quotes to cleanse the thread of his links. Please don't quote the spammers.
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Postby TomServo » Sat Feb 13, 2010 11:41 am

ygmir wrote:
TomServo wrote:
ygmir wrote:.45 ACP


Is your name pronounced He-mur? And if so, how was that boat ride with Thor?

Just got a crash course in Norse gods.....


a crash course?.........Hopefully, not a "shot in the dark"......(sorry, I couldn't resist)

Nope, not He-mur........

Ig-meer


I'm more familiar with german pronunciation. Ah well. Watched some show about the Norse god Thor. Went on a boat ride with some dude named Hemur? Got in a fight with a big snake, and was pissed off when the snake ran away. Or slithered... not really sure if that applies to huge snakes but...
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Postby ygmir » Sat Feb 13, 2010 1:30 pm

not sure which movie, but, the "snake" may have been "Jormungand".......

"Hemur", probably "Hymir", IIRC, one of the frost giants.
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Postby TomServo » Sat Feb 13, 2010 1:55 pm

I was pressing buttons at the time, so probably missed key names. Interesting,how resistant Norse culture is, towards christianity. I admire it.
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Postby ygmir » Sat Feb 13, 2010 2:39 pm

yeah, the crusaders had to take them by falsehood, since, they couldn't take them by sword.........for "conversion".

I was in Estonia at one time. They claim to be the last to fall to Christianity, and, are still quite Pagan.......much of that region is.
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Postby Mojojita » Wed Sep 15, 2010 1:37 pm

Shambala wrote:I am pretty sure that you can bring and wear a sword as part of your outfit. Be careful if you pull it out and make it a weapon---it might get you arrested. There are a lot of things that can be used as weapons and considered dangerous. As long as you are not threatening with it, you should be fine.


Nope, not true. Camp mate is a fight choreographer and had his "costume" piece confiscated. He was able to pick it up on the way out. No edge but a 5+ foot long claymore just looked too intimidating for the LEO's to let him wear it, although it was in a scabbard on his back and not unsheathed at any time.
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Postby Ugly Dougly » Wed Sep 15, 2010 3:34 pm

Yep. God bless Shambala and all that. But ask those who have had experience with this: My camp-mate, Wolfe and Mojojita's.

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Re: A question on swords...

Postby pereZScoth » Fri Sep 23, 2011 1:46 am

dragonfly Jafe wrote:
edzz wrote:What is the best sword in fighting?




a light-saber, obviously!

Oh great. I get it now. How about the Heavy-Saber?!
I'm sure the big muscled man would carry that for you.
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